Victoria DiNardo studied millinery at the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York, and later taught hat-making at the Parsons School of Design.
From 1985 to 1994 her shop in Soho specialized in unique handmade hats noted for their style and craftsmanship. She has created hats for noted designers including Donna Karan, Emanuel Ungaro, Gene Meyer and Geoffrey Beene, and for display at The Costume Institute of the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Victoria's designs have been featured in publications including New York Times Fashions of the Times, Vogue, Elle, Bazaar, New York Magazine and many others.
She is currently designing custom hats at her studio and showroom in Chatham, N.Y.